lamentum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly for *clāmentum, from Latin clāmō.

Noun[edit]

lāmentum n ‎(genitive lāmentī); second declension

  1. wailing, moaning, weeping
  2. lamentation, lament

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lāmentum lāmenta
genitive lāmentī lāmentōrum
dative lāmentō lāmentīs
accusative lāmentum lāmenta
ablative lāmentō lāmentīs
vocative lāmentum lāmenta

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References[edit]

  • lamentum” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.